Headlines Tagged with Teen Smoking/Youth — 39,473 headlines found
A legislative task force studying the idea is expected to issue a recommendation by Jan. 1 for consideration in the 2016 session, which begins in February. . . .But at a meeting Tuesday, several speakers expressed skepticism that such a law was needed. "
Dec 1, 2015 Hartford (CT) Courant
added Dec 2, 2015 01:45
16 percent youth smoking rate is still higher than the national average...And our 22 percent adult smoking rate is significantly higher than the national average....And South Carolina’s cigarette tax is still lower than 42 states, at just a third of the n
Nov 27, 2015 Columbia (SC) State
added Dec 1, 2015 19:46
SIEGEL: World Lung Foundation Disseminates Conclusion that E-Cigarettes are a Gateway to Smoking Based on a Bogus Study
World Lung Foundation...disseminated the conclusion that e-cigarettes are a gateway to smoking based on the barely comprehensible quote of a single kid in Fife. Is this what the scientific rigor of the tobacco control movement has come to? We are willing
Dec 1, 2015 The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Dec 1, 2015 19:26
FCTC has led to significant progress in other areas of tobacco control but that comprehensive bans on marketing are one of the treaty’s least adopted measures. A concerted effort is needed to implement and enforce marketing restrictions before millions mo
Nov 30, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 1, 2015 17:28
Smoking causes 13,300 deaths in Cuba every year, accounting for 15 percent of the total, official media said Monday. Another roughly 1,500 people die every year from exposure to secondhand smoke, despite detailed laws and regulations to protect non-smoke
Dec 1, 2015 Latin American Herald Tribune (ve)
added Dec 1, 2015 05:20
IPE Study: Three years of plain packaging for tobacco products in Australia - Have the expectations been met?
The study was commissioned by Philip Morris International...Several reasonable variations to our methodology are discussed. All of these would only result in findings even more indicative of an absence of any plain packaging effect.
Nov 29, 2015 IPE Institute for Policy Evaluation [IPE Institut für Politikevaluation] (de)
added Dec 1, 2015 02:03
DRIVING while smoking an e-cigarette in the presence of a child is now illegal throughout NSW. THE new laws come into effect on Tuesday and include bans on smoking while in a car with a child under 16 and displaying and advertising e-cigarettes and acce
Nov 30, 2015 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Dec 1, 2015 00:58
La Cañada Flintridge could soon become the first California city to prohibit the possession of nicotine cartridges among minors, after the City Council showed support Monday for an ordinance designed to regulate the use and sale of electronic cigarettes.
Nov 5, 2015 Los Angeles Times
added Dec 1, 2015 00:53
NYU researchers have found that retailer compliance with the laws has decreased drastically when compared to previous compliance rates with the old laws. To collect their data, researchers bought 421 packs of Marlboro Gold cigarettes at 92 subway and bus
Nov 30, 2015 Washington Square News (NYU)
added Nov 30, 2015 17:23
In a rare intervention by one of Malaysia's nine rulers in state affairs, the Sultan of Johor has ordered all shops selling electronic cigarettes to close by Jan 1, saying he is imposing a ban on vaping based on health reasons and to stop young people fr
Nov 30, 2015 Straits Times (sg)
added Nov 30, 2015 15:36